130 Adelaide St W, Suite 1940, PO Box 19, Toronto, ON
Year called to bar: 1990 (ON)
Called to the Bar: 1990 (ON), 2006 (MB). An insurance coverage counsel, Marcus opines on, gives strategic advice for, and arbitrates or litigates to trial and appeal coverage and related issues under CGL, Umbrella/Excess, D&O and E&O liability, Commercial Property, statutory workers compensation coverage and related reinsurance programs. He provides coverage and monitoring counsel services on underlying domestic and international cross-border class action and other litigation. Marcus advises underwriters on new and revised wordings, assists policyholder in-house and outside corporate/commercial and leasing counsel on insurance-related transaction-based risk management/transfer issues. Aco-author of a leading Canadian insurance law text, Annotated Commercial General Liability Policy,he is consistently peer-nominated for insurance law in Lexpert and The Best Lawyers in Canada. Member: Canadian Defence Lawyers Association, Canadian Bar Association, American College of Coverage Counsel, Federation of Defense & Corporate Counsel, Professional Liability Underwriting Society, Defense Research Institute, Inc., American Bar Association, 2-year term on Canadian Insurance Institute ethics sub-committee. BA (Hons.) King's/Dalhousie, 1984, MA Dalhousie, 1987, LLB Queen’s, 1988.